What Picture did nasa take on dec 3 2021? Astronomy Picture of the Day
Sporting a greenish coma the comet’s dusty tail seems to harpoon the heart of NGC 4631 (top) also known as the Whale Galaxy. Of course NGC 4631 and NGC 4656 (bottom, aka the Hockey Stick) are background galaxies some 25 million light-years away.
What was the Picture NASA took on November 19 2021? Astronomy Picture of the Day
Explanation: In visible light the stars have been removed from this narrow-band image of NGC 281, a star forming region some 10,000 light-years away toward the constellation Cassiopeia. Stars were digitally added back to the resulting starless image though.
What NASA saw on the 17th December 2021? The SoloHI instrument onboard the ESA/NASA Solar Orbiter captured several images of the comet Leonard on December 17-19, 2021. They show the comet streaking diagonally across the field of view with the Milky Way as a stunning backdrop.
What Picture did NASA take on Christmas? Astronomy Picture of the Day
Explanation: The tail of a comet streams across this three degree wide telescopic field of view captured under dark Namibian skies on December 21.